volume 40, issue 1, P51-54 2012
DOI: 10.1016/j.jcms.2011.01.008
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Marisa Aparecida Cabrini Gabrielli, Marcelo Silva Monnazzi, Mario Francisco Real Gabrielli, Eduardo Hochuli-Vieira, Valfrido Antonio Pereira-Filho, Marcos Vinicius Mendes Dantas

Abstract: The aim of the present study was to evaluate the postoperative complications of bicoronal flaps used to treat facial fractures. One hundred and thirty two patients that received bicoronal flaps for the treatment of upper and middle third facial fractures were called for clinical and radiographic examination. Minimum follow-up was 1 year and all patients had charts with adequate information about their perioperative care pertinent to the study. Results showed as complications hypoesthesia (17%), partial unilate…

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